Monthly Archives: July 2006

Retro Thing: ZVG vector arcade interface

Retro Thing: ZVG vector arcade interface In Raj’s usually useful, never dull, trawl of the web thingy, look what he’s found!! A card to drive those vector graphics monitors you undoubtadly have sitting in the shed. Damm I would love … Continue reading

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More than you ever needed to know about DVI cables!

All About the DVI Digital Interface and DVI Cables ..and I never actually knew the difference between DVI-I and DVD-D, nevermind DVI-A.

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Daily pill to ‘cure Alzheimer’s’

BBC NEWS | Health | Daily pill to ‘cure Alzheimer’s’ Wahey. Being as I spent quite a lot of my science career looking at Alzheimer’s disease. This is indeed a welcome breakthrough!!

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Is this freedom?

Londonist: Opinion: Freedom Of Speech Does Not Extend To Criticising The Police Bloody hell!

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One Document to Bind Them: Combining XML, Web Services, and the Semantic Web

One Document to Bind Them: Combining XML, Web Services, and the Semantic Web What a very thought provoking article. I’m not sure I fully agree with what they say, but if this did come to pass, it would be prety … Continue reading

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nodalpoint.org | A bioinformatics weblog

nodalpoint.org | A bioinformatics weblog BioBlogs. what a cool title!

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Filling

Well tomorrow I go to the dentist to get a tooth pulled. Eeek. and waddayaknow. My bloody filling in this dodgy tooth just fell out. After 16 years of ever failing service. Is this like the rat leaving the sinking … Continue reading

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Co-ax cable quality – how much does it matter?

Articles | Co-ax cable quality – how much does it matter? Useful article explaining the differences between all the different type of Co-ax available for TV reception.

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4th July

I’ve always got confused by 4th of July and Thanksgiving… Now I know how to remember which is which. One is the “The day the bunch of religious lunatics that had been thrown out of England landed” and the other … Continue reading

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My MythTV box spec!

Silverstone Lascala case. Very, very nice. Asus K8N nForce3 250 AGP (Socket 754) Motherboard with a Sempron 3000+ 0.5 Gb generic ram Ati Radeon 9250 (works fine and with a passive heatsink! 320Gb Seagate SATA-II drive Linksys PCI wifi WMP54GS … Continue reading

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